Flattened oval shaped body with 8 shell sections (valves) surrounded by a fleshy girdle. Yellow-brown in colour. Up to 2 cm long.
Like other chitons, this species probably grazes on algae or animals that encrust rocks. Older individuals often have an eroded shell.
Under rocks in shallow water, to depth of 44 m.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed